A broken nose is a break or crack in the bone or cartilage in your nose. Learn more about its symptoms and how it's treated.
A foreign body in the nose means that an object is present in the nose when it's not naturally supposed to be there. This often happens in small children.
Allergic rhinitis, or hay fever, is your body's response to specific allergens. It causes uncomfortable symptoms like sneezing and itchy eyes.
High blood pressure is often associated with few or no symptoms. Many people have it for years without knowing it.
A cold is a common viral infection of the upper respiratory tract–namely, your nose and throat. A runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, coughing, and sore throat are common…
A low platelet count, or thrombocytopenia, can range from mild to severe, depending on the cause. The symptoms can sometimes include severe bleeding.
A deviated septum may cause health complications such as difficulty breathing. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, treatments, and more.
Also called hemophilia B or factor IX hemophilia, Christmas disease is a rare genetic disorder in which your blood does not clot properly. A common symptom is unexplained…
Factor X deficiency, also called Stuart-Prower factor deficiency, is a condition caused by not having enough of the protein known as factor X in your blood.
Leukemia is a cancer of the blood cells. Get the statistics on survival rates, find out the most common symptoms, diagnostic options, and treatments.
Ear barotrauma, also known as airplane ear, is a condition that causes ear discomfort when you experience pressure changes, such as altitude change.
Ebola disease is a rare, often fatal illness. One of its late-stage symptoms is a bleeding rash over the entire body.
Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is a disorder in which the blood doesn't clot normally. This can cause excessive bruising and bleeding.
Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome (OWR) is a genetic blood vessel disorder that often leads to excessive bleeding. The syndrome affects about one in 5,000 people.
Glomerulonephritis is a serious illness that can stop your kidneys from functioning properly. Learn how this condition is diagnosed and treated.
According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, about 15 percent of people in the U.S. have tried cocaine. Find out more about the effects of addiction.
There are many types of skull fractures, but only one major cause. Get the facts on fractures and learn about diagnosis and treatment.
When your platelets don't function properly, it is known as a platelet function disorder. "Acquired" platelet function disorders may be caused by medications, diseases…
Von Willebrand disease is a bleeding disorder that occurs due to a deficiency of von Willebrand factor. Learn about the symptoms and treatment.
Factor II deficiency is a rare blood clotting disorder that can lead to excessive or prolonged bleeding after an injury.
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